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Harsh US economic blockades risk provoking war

Harsh US economic blockades risk provoking war

Bangkokpost - 2019-07-03 12:34

Harsh US economic blockades risk provoking war - Bangkokpost

America’s Economic Blockades and International Law

Busiweek - 2019-07-08 17:42

US Scholars: ‘An American attack on Iran would be an unmitigated disaster for the US, Iran, and the world’

Green Left Weekly - 2019-07-02 21:27
We, the undersigned scholars of the Middle East and North Africa and broader Muslim world, call on President Trump immediately to pull back from the brink of a war with the Islamic Republic of Iran. It is clear to us that the human, diplomatic, legal, po ...

[Jeffrey D. Sachs] America’s economic blockades and international law

Koreaherald - 2019-06-30 13:39

America’s Economic Blockades and International Law by Jeffrey D. Sachs - Project Syndicate

Project Syndicate - 2019-06-28 17:12

Any War with Iran Would Not Last Long: Trump

BAS News - 2019-06-26 16:37
ERBIL — US President Donald Trump said on Wednesday that he still favors resolving tensions with Iran through talks, but in case of a war, it would not last long. “I hope we don’t but we’re in a very strong position if something should happen,” Trump tol ...

US to Turkey: No F-35 for you if you buy S-400s

ANF - 2019-06-26 15:38
Erdogan said the S-400 systems would start being delivered in the first week of July despite disapproval from the NATO and the US. ...

Archbishop of Erbil: Is the US Abandoning Christians At Risk in Iraq?

Ncregister - 2019-06-26 15:18

Iranians Will Not Retreat in Face of US Sanctions: Khamenei

BAS News - 2019-06-26 13:42
ERBIL — Iranian supreme leader Ali Khamenei said on Wednesday that the nation will not retreat in the face of growing US sanctions. He described the embargo on Iran as “cruel”, according to Khamenei’s official website. Earlier this week, US President Don ...

Iran 'never seeks war' with US, says Rouhani

Gulan Media - 2019-06-26 13:04

Iran Never Seeks War: Rouhani

BAS News - 2019-06-26 12:55
ERBIL — Iranian President Hassan Rouhani held a phone conversation with his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron to talk about the escalating tensions between Tehran and Washington. During the discussion, Rouhani said his country has never sought war, but ...

UK May Not Join Possible US War against Iran

BAS News - 2019-06-25 14:50
ERBIL — The UK believes that US will request London to join any possible war with Iran, and London itself is not interested, according to Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt. “The US is our closest ally, we talk to them the whole time, we consider any requests ...

UK Concerned about “Accidental War” Between US and Iran

BAS News - 2019-06-24 11:42
ERBIL — The United Kingdom has warned of an accidental war to break out between the United States and Iran despite the sides wishing no war. “We are very concerned: we don’t think either side wants a war, but we are very concerned that we could get into ...

US unveils economic portion of Middle East peace plan

Waar Media - 2019-06-23 14:00
WAAR_DUHOK The White House on Saturday unveiled the economic portion of its Middle East peace plan, calling for $50 billion dollars in investments for Palestine and neighboring Arab states. The plan, which has been long-promised and faced a number of del ...

Is the US really on the brink of war with Iran?

Rûdaw - 2019-06-22 07:57
This isn’t the first time the US found itself on the brink of war with Iran ...

Iraqi Hezbollah Threatens Sunni Leader: Don’t Side with the US

BAS News - 2019-06-21 11:36
ERBIL — Iraqi Shi’ite militia group of Hezbollah has sent a threatening letter to Sunni politician and former parliament speaker Osama al-Nujaifi, warning him not to side with Washington in case of a war between US and Iran. The pro-Iranian Hezbollah of ...

US Doesn't Seek War with Iran: Pompeo

BAS News - 2019-06-17 01:41
ERBIL - US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo Mike Pompeo said on Sunday that Washington is not seeking war against Tehran. His comments came while the US has already accused Iran of carrying out attacks on two oil tankers in the Gulf of Oman. "President Tru ...

Japan premier warns US and Iran: ‘accidental conflict’ possible

Rûdaw - 2019-06-13 06:14
Rouhani: Whenever the economic war stops, we will see a very positive development ...